This month has been miserably hot and humid, spawning piece after piece about heat-related everything: from power outages to cooling stations and beyond. Having exhausted most of the humidity-ridden news coverage and digging for a new angle, the New York Times ran a piece pointing out that h ... More >>
APConfessed killer of 21-year-old Stephany Flores and probable killer of Natalee Holloway, Joran van der Sloot, has found a companion in prison. According to the Today show, despite his fears of being attacked in jail, he hit it off pretty much immediately with convicted Colombian assassin Hu ... More >>
• Prepare to feel depressed: According to new estimates, "an amount equivalent to the Exxon Valdez disaster could be flowing into the Gulf of Mexico every 8 to 10 days." Ugh. President Obama is asking to meet with BP execs next week, and Congress is pressuring BP to stop paying shareholders ... More >>
I've been remiss in not addressing the case of Joran Van Der Sloot, the Dutch party boy who just confessed to killing a young lady, this time a Peruvian lesbian named Stephany Flores.
Five years ago, Joran's name came up in the disappearance of Alabama teen Natalee Holloway, but the botched ... More >>
Here's a quick primer on the shocking cases that many feel add up to the modern Mount Rushmore of celeb-justice abominations.
*O.J. Simpson was declared not guilty of double murder in 1995. Something about how the gloves didn't match his pickaxe.
*The Ramseys ran free after JonBenet's death. App ... More >>